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Year Two (50) - Reptiles, Raptors and Owls

I had the opportunity to attend another Photo Experience Day at Liberty's and had a fantastic time getting up close to a variety of creatures. An experience day is an opportunity to get closer or to be shown a different view of things to photograph…

Year Two (46) - Garden Birds

A selection of bird photographs from my garden experimenting with Shutter priority mode and raising the ISO to keep the aperture wide.

Day 243 - Through the wire.

A while a go I took some photos of some baby grey parrots, I got to visit them again and had an opportunity to take these pictures along with some other caged parrots. The greys were indoors, the others outside - but it was overcast and rainy.…

Day 177 - Baby Parrot studio shoot

A challenge today, Captain, Jack and Sparrow are three grey parrots that were born approximately a month ago... they are being hand reared and we are lucky enough to be babysitting them a few times over the next couple of months. Today I choose…

Day 117 - Baby Ducks

Who can resist baby ducks. These are a great opportunity to practice fast shutter speeds too - #Remarkable2015 - as they are quickly darting back and forth across the water, not stopping for a moment and with no real sense of direction therefore…

Day 110 - Owl Photo Experience Day - Part 2

I have finished editing the 900 photos I took on Saturday for now... I edited down to 349 to keep as raw files, and then edited my favorite ones of those so that I only only sharing my favorite 24... you saw some yesterday, and today I am sharing…

Day 109 - Owl Photo Experience Day - Part 1

Wow, what a day - I spent yesterday on an Owl photography experience day, I had the opportunity to photograph 6 owls that were taken from their home in captivity to a location in the New Forest National Park so that I could take photos of them…

Day 77 - Owl Studio, Paper and Free Software

Monday night was camera club - and after a busy couple of days I have got round to looking at the photos that I have taken and jotted down a few notes about the wonderful experience that the club offered. There was an opportunity on Monday…

Day 30 - Garden Birds

I am not one for patience, but the Green finches were busy on my feeder today - and although my camera club frowns at the idea of a "bird on a stick", I thought I would just have a practice and see if I could catch any action.... Lens - Sigma…